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Orioles101 Minor League Spotlight: RHP Pat Connaughton Good on the Mound and the Hardwood
January 24th, 2015 at 7:30 AM
It’s time for another edition of our Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and this week we focus on an unusual case in RHP Pat Connaughton. ***PHOTO1*** Why is Connaughton an unusual case? The fourth round selection of the Orioles in the 2014 MLB Draft is not only a member of the O’s organization,...

Should Baltimore Orioles RHP Kevin Gausman Need to Perform Well in Spring to Secure Rotation Spot?
January 21st, 2015 at 9:25 AM
RHP Kevin Gausman may have debuted with the O's in 2013, but he burst onto the scene in 2014 with his strong performance in the Baltimore Orioles starting rotation. With Baltimore having six starters for five spots, should Gausman have to perform well in Spring Training to secure his spot...

Are the Baltimore Orioles Done with MLB Acquisitions This Offseason?
January 21st, 2015 at 7:37 AM
Spring Training is now less than a month away and the Baltimore Orioles will be heading to camp with minimal additions and a some major subtractions from their 2014 AL East Championship team. With such little time remaining in the offseason, are the Orioles done with MLB acquisitions? Some would argue...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Baltimore Orioles’ VP/GM Dan Duquette and O’s Outfield Popular Topics This Week
January 18th, 2015 at 7:30 AM
It’s Sunday and that means it’s time for our weekly Orioles101 Mailbag. This week the focus surrounded Baltimore Orioles Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette, outfielder Nori Aoki, and the O’s outfield. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive multiple questions on the same topic, we answer...

Minor League Spotlight: Which Baltimore Orioles’ Prospects Could Exhaust Rookie Status in 2015
January 17th, 2015 at 7:30 AM
It's time for another edition of Orioles101's Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and this week we examine MiLB.com's recent prediction of which Orioles' prospects could exhaust their rookie status in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** MiLB.com earlier this week released their American League East's top prospects who could exhaust their rookie status in 2015 list. So...

Minor League Spotlight: Recapping Prized Prospect, Dylan Bundy’s 2014 Season
January 10th, 2015 at 7:30 AM
It's time for another edition of Orioles101's Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and this week we focus on the top ranked prospect in the entire O's organization, RHP Dylan Bundy. ***PHOTO1*** Bundy is not just the top ranked prospect in Baltimore's organization, but he is one of the top ranked prospects in...

Some Baltimore Orioles Players That You Will Likely See in Baltimore at Some Point in 2015
January 7th, 2015 at 10:07 AM
Believe it or not folks, the Baltimore Orioles will begin Spring Training next month and before you know it we will all be complaining about the heat once again. Today we thought we would take a look at some players that fans will likely see in Baltimore at some point...

Does C/1B Steve Clevenger Deserve a Shot at Becoming Baltimore Orioles Left Handed DH?
January 6th, 2015 at 10:17 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are in search of another left handed bat this offseason to help pair with the likes of Delmon Young and Steve Pearce at the DH spot. While the preference has been for a left handed hitting outfielder, Steve Clevenger may have quite an argument to get a...

Minor League Spotlight: 2013 Baltimore Orioles First Round Pick RHP Hunter Harvey Performed Well in 2014
January 3rd, 2015 at 7:30 AM
It's time once again for another edition of Orioles101's Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and this week we highlight the O's most recent first round draft choice, RHP Hunter Harvey. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore did not have a first or second round selection in the 2014 MLB Draft due to the signings of RHP...

Examining What a Baltimore Orioles 2015 Lineup Would Look Like Right Now
December 29th, 2014 at 10:08 AM
We are just days away from 2015 and being so close to the new year, it got us thinking about what a Baltimore Orioles lineup would look like if the 2015 season were beginning right now. ***PHOTO1*** Before we get into things, keep in mind, we are treating this as if both...

Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: Ozzie Martinez and Rey Navarro Performing Well in Puerto Rico
December 27th, 2014 at 7:30 AM
It’s time for another edition of Orioles101’s Minor League Spotlight and this week we turn our focus down south for some winter baseball. Two of the newer members of the Baltimore Orioles organization, INF Rey Navarro and INF Ozzie Martinez, are performing very well in the Puerto Rican Winter League...

Pair of Baltimore Orioles Farmhands Performing Well in Mexico This Winter
December 24th, 2014 at 7:30 AM
Happy Christmas Eve to everyone out there and today we thought we would highlight some players that are performing very well where the weather is not as cold as it is here in Charm City. A pair of Baltimore Orioles' minor league pitchers are currently tearing it up in Mexico...

Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: MiLB.com Names Orioles’ Organizational All-Stars
December 20th, 2014 at 7:30 AM
It’s time for our Saturday Tradition, Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and this week we present and summarize MiLB.com’s Orioles’ organizational All-Stars. This offseason, MiLB.com is honoring the players who had the best seasons in their respective organizations for the 2014 season naming them Organization All-Stars. ***PHOTO1*** First we will present you with...

Stong Case Can Be Made for Dariel Alvarez to Get a Shot in Baltimore Orioles’ Outfield
December 18th, 2014 at 8:34 AM
It is no secret that the Baltimore Orioles would like fill some of the void in their outfield left with the departures of Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis. One of their options would be to look in-house and Dariel Alvarez may be the answer. ***PHOTO1*** Alvarez, 26 years old, was signed out...

Minor League Spotlight: Interview with Baltimore Orioles’ Prospect 1B Trey Mancini
December 13th, 2014 at 7:30 AM
It's time for another edition of Orioles101's Minor League Spotlight, and this week we highlight a 2013 Draft choice that has been making some noise in the Orioles organization: first baseman Trey Mancini. ***PHOTO1*** Mancini was selected by the Orioles in the eighth round of the 2013 MLB Draft out of Notre...

Expect the Baltimore Orioles to Make Move at the Final Day of MLB’s Winter Meetings
December 11th, 2014 at 7:47 AM
Thursday is the final day of Major League Baseball's Winter Meetings and Baltimore Orioles fans have been desperately waiting to see their team make a move to help replace the team's departed free agents. While they have been disappointed thus far, expect the Orioles to make a move on the...

Minor League Spotlight: RHP Zach Davies Quickly Rising up Baltimore Orioles’ Ranks
December 6th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It may be the offseason, but it is never too late to recognize Baltimore Orioles minor league prospects. This week, we focus on one of the fastest rising pitchers in the organization, Zach Davies. ***PHOTO1*** The 21-year old right hander was drafted by the Orioles in the 26th round of the 2011...

Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: LHP Brian Gonzalez Posts Terrific First Professional Season
November 29th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It’s time for another edition of Orioles101’s Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and this week we went away from an interview format to focus strictly on the performance of an O’s minor leaguer. The O’s saw some major promise from their 2014 draft choice, LHP Brian Gonzalez. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore did not have...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Nick Markakis and Baltimore Orioles Free Agent Targets
November 23rd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It's Sunday, and that means it's time once again for another edition of Orioles101 Mailbag. This week, the questions continued to center around Baltimore Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis as well as potential O's targets in free agency. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive multiple...

Minor League Spotlight: Interview with Baltimore Orioles Prospect C Chance Sisco
November 22nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Over this past week, we reached out to our followers via social media and asked which Baltimore Orioles prospect they would most like us to interview. The results of that impromptu question were plenty, but the most asked for prospect was catcher Chance Sisco. ***PHOTO1*** Sisco is one of the fastest rising...